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Title Biomass as a sustainable energy source for the future : fundamentals of conversion processes / edited by, Wiebren de Jong and J. Ruud van Ommen.
Imprint Hoboken, New Jersey : Wiley, [2014]

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Subject Biomass energy.
Alt Name Jong, Wiebren de, 1968-
Ommen, J. Ruud van, 1973-
Description 1 online resource
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Summary Focusing on the conversion of biomass into gas or liquid fuels thebook covers physical pre-treatment technologies, thermal, chemicaland biochemical conversion technologies- Details the latest biomass characterizationtechniques- Explains the biochemical and thermochemical conversionprocesses- Discusses the development of integrated biorefineries, which are similar to petroleum refineries in concept, covering suchtopics as reactor configurations and downstream processing- Describes how to mitigate the environmental risks whenusing biomass as fuel- Includes many problems, small projects, samplecalculations and industrial application examples.
Contents Machine generated contents note: 1. Introduction: Socioeconomic Aspects of Biomass Conversion -- 1.1. Energy Supply: Economic and Environmental Considerations / J. Ruud van Ommen / Wiebren de Jong -- 1.2. Ways to Mitigate Threats to a Sustainable Energy Supply / J. Ruud van Ommen / Wiebren de Jong -- 1.3. What is Sustainable Supply of Biomass? / J. Ruud van Ommen / Wiebren de Jong -- 1.4. Resources and Sustainable Potential of Biomass / J. Ruud van Ommen / Wiebren de Jong -- 1.5. Brief Introduction to Multiproduct Biomass Conversion Techniques / J. Ruud van Ommen / Wiebren de Jong -- Chapter Summary and Study Guide / J. Ruud van Ommen / Wiebren de Jong -- Key Concepts / J. Ruud van Ommen / Wiebren de Jong -- Short-Answer Questions / J. Ruud van Ommen / Wiebren de Jong -- Problems / J. Ruud van Ommen / Wiebren de Jong -- Projects / J. Ruud van Ommen / Wiebren de Jong -- Internet References / J. Ruud van Ommen / Wiebren de Jong -- References / J. Ruud van Ommen / Wiebren de Jong -- 2. Biomass Composition, Properties, and Characterization / J. Ruud van Ommen / Wiebren de Jong -- 2.1. Physicochemical Properties / Wiebren de Jong -- 2.2. Main Structural Organic Constituents / Wiebren de Jong -- 2.3. Minor Organic Constituents / Wiebren de Jong -- 2.4. Inorganic Compounds / Wiebren de Jong -- 2.5. Proximate and Ultimate Analysis / Wiebren de Jong -- 2.6. Heating Values / Wiebren de Jong -- 2.7. Ash Characterization Techniques / Wiebren de Jong -- Chapter Summary and Study Guide / Wiebren de Jong -- Key Concepts / Wiebren de Jong -- Short-Answer Questions / Wiebren de Jong -- Problems / Wiebren de Jong -- Projects / Wiebren de Jong -- Internet References / Wiebren de Jong -- References / Wiebren de Jong -- 3. Conservation: Mass, Momentum, and Energy Balances / Wiebren de Jong -- 3.1. General Conservation Equation / Wiebren de Jong -- 3.2. Conservation of Mass / Wiebren de Jong -- 3.3. Conservation of Energy / Wiebren de Jong -- 3.4. Conservation of Momentum / Wiebren de Jong -- Chapter Summary and Study Guide / Wiebren de Jong -- Key Concepts / Wiebren de Jong -- Short-Answer Questions / Wiebren de Jong -- Problems / Wiebren de Jong -- Projects / Wiebren de Jong -- Internet Reference / Wiebren de Jong -- References / Wiebren de Jong -- 4. Transfer: Basics of Mass and Heat Transfer / Wiebren de Jong -- 4.1. Introduction / Dirk J.E.M. Roekaerts -- 4.2. Transport Terms in the Governing Equations / Dirk J.E.M. Roekaerts -- 4.3. Radiative Heat Transfer / Dirk J.E.M. Roekaerts -- 4.4. Convective Heat and Mass Transfer / Dirk J.E.M. Roekaerts -- 4.5. Transfer of Heat and Mass with Phase Change / Dirk J.E.M. Roekaerts -- Chapter Summary and Study Guide / Dirk J.E.M. Roekaerts -- Key Concepts / Dirk J.E.M. Roekaerts -- Short-Answer Questions / Dirk J.E.M. Roekaerts -- Problems / Dirk J.E.M. Roekaerts -- Projects / Dirk J.E.M. Roekaerts -- References / Dirk J.E.M. Roekaerts -- 5. Reactions: Thermodynamic Aspects, Kinetics, and Catalysis / Dirk J.E.M. Roekaerts -- 5.1. Reaction Kinetics / Martina Fantini / J. Ruud van Ommen / Wiebren de Jong -- 5.2. Chemical Equilibrium / Martina Fantini / J. Ruud van Ommen / Wiebren de Jong -- 5.3. Catalysis / Martina Fantini / J. Ruud van Ommen / Wiebren de Jong -- Chapter Summary and Study Guide / Martina Fantini / J. Ruud van Ommen / Wiebren de Jong -- Key Concepts / Martina Fantini / J. Ruud van Ommen / Wiebren de Jong -- Short-Answer Questions / Martina Fantini / J. Ruud van Ommen / Wiebren de Jong -- Problems / Martina Fantini / J. Ruud van Ommen / Wiebren de Jong -- Projects / Martina Fantini / J. Ruud van Ommen / Wiebren de Jong -- References / Martina Fantini / J. Ruud van Ommen / Wiebren de Jong -- 6. Reactors: Idealized Chemical Reactors / Martina Fantini / J. Ruud van Ommen / Wiebren de Jong -- 6.1. Preliminary Concepts / Lilian de Martin / J. Ruud van Ommen -- 6.2. Batch Reactors (BRs) / J. Ruud van Ommen / Lilian de Martin -- 6.3. Steady-State Continuous Stirred Tank Reactors (CSTRs) / J. Ruud van Ommen / Lilian de Martin -- 6.4. Steady-State Plug Flow Reactors (PFRs) / J. Ruud van Ommen / Lilian de Martin -- 6.5. Residence Time and Space Time for Flow Reactors / J. Ruud van Ommen / Lilian de Martin -- 6.6. Deviations from Plug Flow and Perfect Mixing / J. Ruud van Ommen / Lilian de Martin -- Chapter Summary and Study Guide / J. Ruud van Ommen / Lilian de Martin -- Key Concepts / J. Ruud van Ommen / Lilian de Martin -- Short-Answer Questions / J. Ruud van Ommen / Lilian de Martin -- Problems / J. Ruud van Ommen / Lilian de Martin -- Project / J. Ruud van Ommen / Lilian de Martin -- References / J. Ruud van Ommen / Lilian de Martin -- 7. Processes: Basics of Process Design / J. Ruud van Ommen / Lilian de Martin -- 7.1. Scope / Pieter L.J. Swinkels / Johan Grievink / J. Ruud van Ommen -- 7.2. Characterization of Biomass Processing / Johan Grievink / J. Ruud van Ommen / Pieter L.J. Swinkels -- 7.3. Analyzing the Outside of a Process / Johan Grievink / J. Ruud van Ommen / Pieter L.J. Swinkels -- 7.4. Analyzing the Inside of a Process / Johan Grievink / J. Ruud van Ommen / Pieter L.J. Swinkels -- 7.5. Design Procedure for Biomass Conversion Processes / Johan Grievink / J. Ruud van Ommen / Pieter L.J. Swinkels -- 7.6. Interface with Supply Chain: Input[--]Output Diagram / Johan Grievink / J. Ruud van Ommen / Pieter L.J. Swinkels -- 7.7. Division in Subprocesses / Johan Grievink / J. Ruud van Ommen / Pieter L.J. Swinkels -- 7.8. Process Design: Functional Block Diagram / Johan Grievink / J. Ruud van Ommen / Pieter L.J. Swinkels -- 7.9. Example of Analysis and Evaluation in Process Design / Johan Grievink / J. Ruud van Ommen / Pieter L.J. Swinkels -- 7.10. Integrating Process Units into the Functional Network / Johan Grievink / J. Ruud van Ommen / Pieter L.J. Swinkels -- 7.11. Application Potential / Johan Grievink / J. Ruud van Ommen / Pieter L.J. Swinkels -- Chapter Summary and Study Guide / Pieter L.J. Swinkels / Johan Grievink / J. Ruud van Ommen -- Key Concepts / Johan Grievink / J. Ruud van Ommen / Pieter L.J. Swinkels -- Short-Answer Questions / Johan Grievink / J. Ruud van Ommen / Pieter L.J. Swinkels -- Problems / Johan Grievink / J. Ruud van Ommen / Pieter L.J. Swinkels -- Projects / Johan Grievink / J. Ruud van Ommen / Pieter L.J. Swinkels -- Internet References / Johan Grievink / J. Ruud van Ommen / Pieter L.J. Swinkels -- References / Johan Grievink / J. Ruud van Ommen / Pieter L.J. Swinkels -- 8. Physical Pretreatment of Biomass / Johan Grievink / Pieter L.J. Swinkels / J. Ruud van Ommen -- 8.1. Introduction / Wiebren de Jong -- 8.2. Harvesting and Transport / Wiebren de Jong -- 8.3. Storage / Wiebren de Jong -- 8.4. Washing / Wiebren de Jong -- 8.5. Size Reduction / Wiebren de Jong -- 8.6. Particle Size Characterization / Wiebren de Jong -- 8.7. Screening and Classification / Wiebren de Jong -- 8.8. Methods of Moisture Reduction / Wiebren de Jong -- 8.9. Compaction Technologies / Wiebren de Jong -- 8.10. Sequencing the Pretreatment Steps / Wiebren de Jong -- Chapter Summary and Study Guide / Wiebren de Jong -- Key Concepts / Wiebren de Jong -- Short-Answer Questions / Wiebren de Jong -- Problems / Wiebren de Jong -- Projects / Wiebren de Jong -- Internet References / Wiebren de Jong -- References / Wiebren de Jong -- 9. Thermochemical Conversion: Direct Combustion / Wiebren de Jong -- 9.1. Introduction / Rob J.M. Bastiaans / Jeroen A. van Oijen -- 9.2. Fundamental Conversion Processes / Rob J.M. Bastiaans / Jeroen A. van Oijen -- 9.3. Particle Conversion Modes / Rob J.M. Bastiaans / Jeroen A. van Oijen -- 9.4. Combustion Systems / Rob J.M. Bastiaans / Jeroen A. van Oijen -- 9.5. Emissions / Rob J.M. Bastiaans / Jeroen A. van Oijen -- Chapter Summary and Study Guide / Rob J.M. Bastiaans / Jeroen A. van Oijen -- Key Concepts / Rob J.M. Bastiaans / Jeroen A. van Oijen -- Short-Answer Questions / Rob J.M. Bastiaans / Jeroen A. van Oijen -- Problems / Rob J.M. Bastiaans / Jeroen A. van Oijen -- Projects / Jeroen A. van Oijen / Rob J.M. Bastiaans -- Internet References / Jeroen A. van Oijen / Rob J.M. Bastiaans -- References / Jeroen A. van Oijen / Rob J.M. Bastiaans -- 10. Thermochemical Conversion: (Co)gasification and Hydrothermal Gasification / Jeroen A. van Oijen / Rob J.M. Bastiaans -- 10.1. What is Gasification? A Chemical and Engineering Background / Wiebren de Jong / Sascha R.A. Kersten -- 10.2. Short History of Gasification / Wiebren de Jong / Sascha R.A. Kersten -- 10.3. (Co)gasification Technologies for Dry Biomass / Wiebren de Jong / Sascha R.A. Kersten -- 10.4. Gasification in an Aqueous Environment: Hydrothermal Biomass Conversion / Wiebren de Jong / Sascha R.A. Kersten -- 10.5. Gas Cleaning for Biomass Gasification Processes / Wiebren de Jong / Sascha R.A. Kersten -- Chapter Summary and Study Guide / Wiebren de Jong / Sascha R.A. Kersten -- Key Concepts / Wiebren de Jong / Sascha R.A. Kersten -- Short-Answer Questions / Wiebren de Jong / Sascha R.A. Kersten -- Problems / Wiebren de Jong / Sascha R.A. Kersten -- Projects / Wiebren de Jong / Sascha R.A. Kersten -- Internet References / Wiebren de Jong / Sascha R.A. Kersten -- References / Wiebren de Jong / Sascha R.A. Kersten -- 11. Thermochemical Conversion: An Introduction to Fast Pyrolysis / Wiebren de Jong / Sascha R.A. Kersten -- 11.1. Introduction / Sascha R.A. Kersten / Stijn R.G. Oudenhoven.
Note continued: 11.2. First Look at a Liquefaction Process / Sascha R.A. Kersten / Stijn R.G. Oudenhoven -- 11.3. First Look at Fast Pyrolysis Oil / Sascha R.A. Kersten / Stijn R.G. Oudenhoven -- 11.4. Chemistry and Kinetics of Pyrolysis / Sascha R.A. Kersten / Stijn R.G. Oudenhoven -- 11.5. Processes at the Particle Level / Sascha R.A. Kersten / Stijn R.G. Oudenhoven -- 11.6. Closer Look at Pyrolysis Oil / Sascha R.A. Kersten / Stijn R.G. Oudenhoven -- 11.7. Fast Pyrolysis Processes / Sascha R.A. Kersten / Stijn R.G. Oudenhoven -- 11.8. Catalytic Pyrolysis / Sascha R.A. Kersten / Stijn R.G. Oudenhoven -- 11.9. Oil Applications / Sascha R.A. Kersten / Stijn R.G. Oudenhoven -- 11.10. Outlook / Sascha R.A. Kersten / Stijn R.G. Oudenhoven -- Appendix 11.1 Single-Particle Model (Based on the Model by Di Blasi, 1997) / Sascha R.A. Kersten / Stijn R.G. Oudenhoven -- Chapter Summary and Study Guide / Sascha R.A. Kersten / Stijn R.G. Oudenhoven -- Key Concepts / Sascha R.A. Kersten / Stijn R.G. Oudenhoven -- Short-Answer Questions / Sascha R.A. Kersten / Stijn R.G. Oudenhoven -- Problems / Sascha R.A. Kersten / Stijn R.G. Oudenhoven -- Projects / Sascha R.A. Kersten / Stijn R.G. Oudenhoven -- Internet References / Sascha R.A. Kersten / Stijn R.G. Oudenhoven -- References / Sascha R.A. Kersten / Stijn R.G. Oudenhoven -- 12. Thermochemical Conversion: Torrefaction / Sascha R.A. Kersten / Stijn R.G. Oudenhoven -- 12.1. Introduction / Jaap H.A. Kiel / Yash Joshi / Arno H.H. Janssen -- 12.2. Fundamentals of Torrefaction / Jaap H.A. Kiel / Yash Joshi / Arno H.H. Janssen -- 12.3. Advantages of Torrefaction / Jaap H.A. Kiel / Yash Joshi / Arno H.H. Janssen -- 12.4. Torrefaction Technology / Jaap H.A. Kiel / Arno H.H. Janssen / Yash Joshi -- 12.5. Torrefaction: An Enabling Technology / Jaap H.A. Kiel / Arno H.H. Janssen / Yash Joshi -- 12.6. Future of Torrefaction / Arno H.H. Janssen / Jaap H.A. Kiel / Yash Joshi -- Chapter Summary and Study Guide / Yash Joshi / Arno H.H. Janssen / Jaap H.A. Kiel -- Key Concepts / Arno H.H. Janssen / Yash Joshi / Jaap H.A. Kiel -- Short-Answer Questions / Arno H.H. Janssen / Yash Joshi / Jaap H.A. Kiel -- Problems / Jaap H.A. Kiel / Arno H.H. Janssen / Yash Joshi -- Projects / Yash Joshi / Arno H.H. Janssen / Jaap H.A. Kiel -- References / Jaap H.A. Kiel / Arno H.H. Janssen / Yash Joshi -- 13. Biochemical Conversion: Biofuels by Industrial Fermentation / Arno H.H. Janssen / Yash Joshi / Jaap H.A. Kiel -- 13.1. Introduction / Maria C. Cuellar / Adrie J.J. Straathof -- 13.2. First-Generation Bioethanol Processes / Adrie J.J. Straathof / Maria C. Cuellar -- 13.3. Second-Generation Bioethanol Processes / Adrie J.J. Straathof / Maria C. Cuellar -- 13.4. Butanol / Maria C. Cuellar / Adrie J.J. Straathof -- 13.5. Diesel-like Products / Adrie J.J. Straathof / Maria C. Cuellar -- 13.6. Stoichiometric and Thermodynamic Comparison of Fermentative Biofuels / Adrie J.J. Straathof / Maria C. Cuellar -- 13.7. Outlook / Maria C. Cuellar / Adrie J.J. Straathof -- Chapter Summary and Study Guide / Adrie J.J. Straathof / Maria C. Cuellar -- Key Concepts / Maria C. Cuellar / Adrie J.J. Straathof -- Short-Answer Questions / Adrie J.J. Straathof / Maria C. Cuellar -- Problems / Maria C. Cuellar / Adrie J.J. Straathof -- Projects / Maria C. Cuellar / Adrie J.J. Straathof -- References / Adrie J.J. Straathof / Maria C. Cuellar -- 14. Biochemical Conversion: Anaerobic Digestion / Maria C. Cuellar / Adrie J.J. Straathof -- 14.1. Introduction / Robbert Kleerebezem -- 14.2. Biochemical Fundamentals / Robbert Kleerebezem -- 14.3. Thermodynamic Fundamentals / Robbert Kleerebezem -- 14.4. Process Engineering / Robbert Kleerebezem -- 14.5. Outlook and Discussion / Robbert Kleerebezem -- Chapter Summary and Study Guide / Robbert Kleerebezem -- Key Concepts / Robbert Kleerebezem -- Short-Answer Questions / Robbert Kleerebezem -- Problems / Robbert Kleerebezem -- Project / Robbert Kleerebezem -- References / Robbert Kleerebezem -- 15. Biorefineries: Integration of Different Technologies / Robbert Kleerebezem -- 15.1. What is a Biorefinery and What is the Difference with an Oil Refinery? / Wiebren de Jong -- 15.2. Types of Biorefineries / Wiebren de Jong -- 15.3. Economic Considerations Evaluating Biorefinery Concepts: Basic Methods for Assessing Investments and Cost Prices / Wiebren de Jong -- 15.4. Outlook to the Future of Biorefineries / Wiebren de Jong -- Chapter Summary and Study Guide / Wiebren de Jong -- Key Concepts / Wiebren de Jong -- Short-Answer Questions / Wiebren de Jong -- Problems / Wiebren de Jong -- Projects / Wiebren de Jong -- Internet References / Wiebren de Jong -- References / Wiebren de Jong -- 16. High-Efficiency Energy Systems with Biomass Gasifiers and Solid Oxide Fuel Cells / Wiebren de Jong -- 16.1. Introduction / P.V. Aravind / Ming Liu -- 16.2. Solid Oxide Fuel Cells / P.V. Aravind / Ming Liu -- 16.3. Biomass Gasifier[--]SOFC Combination / P.V. Aravind / Ming Liu -- 16.4. Concluding Remarks / P.V. Aravind / Ming Liu -- Chapter Summary and Study Guide / P.V. Aravind / Ming Liu -- Key Concepts / P.V. Aravind / Ming Liu -- Short-Answer Questions / P.V. Aravind / Ming Liu -- Problems / P.V. Aravind / Ming Liu -- Projects / P.V. Aravind / Ming Liu -- Internet References / P.V. Aravind / Ming Liu -- References / P.V. Aravind / Ming Liu -- 17. Synthesis Gas Utilization for Transportation Fuel Production / P.V. Aravind / Ming Liu -- 17.1. Introduction / J. Ruud van Ommen / Johan Grievink -- 17.2. Fischer[--]Tropsch Synthesis / J. Ruud van Ommen / Johan Grievink -- 17.3. Synthetic Natural Gas Synthesis / J. Ruud van Ommen / Johan Grievink -- 17.4. Methanol Synthesis / J. Ruud van Ommen / Johan Grievink -- 17.5. Comparison of the Different Options / J. Ruud van Ommen / Johan Grievink -- Chapter Summary and Study Guide / J. Ruud van Ommen / Johan Grievink -- Key Concepts / J. Ruud van Ommen / Johan Grievink -- Short-Answer Questions / J. Ruud van Ommen / Johan Grievink -- Problems / J. Ruud van Ommen / Johan Grievink -- Projects / J. Ruud van Ommen / Johan Grievink -- Internet References / J. Ruud van Ommen / Johan Grievink -- References / Johan Grievink / J. Ruud van Ommen -- 18. Chemistry of Biofuels and Biofuel Additives from Biomass / J. Ruud van Ommen / Johan Grievink -- 18.1. Introduction / Isabel W.C.E. Arends -- 18.2. Bioethanol and Biodiesel / Isabel W.C.E. Arends -- 18.3. Conversion of Sugars to Hydrocarbon Fuels / Isabel W.C.E. Arends -- 18.4. Greenness of the Conversion of Platform Molecules into Biobased Fuel Additives / Isabel W.C.E. Arends -- 18.5. Direct Aqueous Reforming of Sugars Leading to a Range of Alkanes / Isabel W.C.E. Arends -- 18.6. Future Generations of Biofuel / Isabel W.C.E. Arends -- Chapter Summary and Study Guide / Isabel W.C.E. Arends -- Key Concepts / Isabel W.C.E. Arends -- Short-Answer Questions / Isabel W.C.E. Arends -- Problems / Isabel W.C.E. Arends -- Projects / Isabel W.C.E. Arends -- Internet References / Isabel W.C.E. Arends -- References / Isabel W.C.E. Arends.
ISBN 9781118916636 (epub)
1118916638 (epub)
9781118916629 (pdf)
111891662X (pdf)
9781118916643
1118916646
9781118304914 (cloth)
Publisher # EB00595827 Recorded Books
OCLC # 881387880
Additional Format Print version: Biomass as a sustainable energy source for the future. Hoboken, New Jersey : John Wiley & Sons, Inc., [2014] 9781118304914 (DLC) 2014015277


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